INSOLVENCY FOR PERSONAL INJURY LAWYERS: WEBINAR 15th SEPTEMBER 2023

Issues relating to individual insolvency, a claimant’s bankruptcy or the defendant’s financial position can loom large in some cases. From a claimant’s solicitor finding out, half way through a case, that their client is bankrupt, to the issues of proceeding against a bankrupt or insolvent defendant.  The webinar on the 15th September takes you through the law relating to insolvency, the major pitfalls that can occur and how to avoid them. Booking details are available here. 

THE WEBINAR

 

  • What is the position when the claimant is bankrupt? Who “owns” the damages and who can bring the action?
  • Avoiding striking out
  • Practical steps that can be taken when the claimant is bankrupt
  • What is the position when a carer is bankrupt?
  • The steps you need to take when proceeding against a bankrupt defendant
  • The steps you need to take when proceeding against an insolvent company
  • Bypassing the problem – when can you sue an insurer directly?